It looks like Trump’s tech war made things worse
China's chip industry is growing faster than anywhere else in the world, after US sanctions on local champions from Huawei to Hikvision spurred appetite for home-grown components.
You nicked our tech
ASML has pressed IP theft allegations against two firms created by 'flagbearer' for China's semiconductor industry Dongfang Jingyuan Electron.
A new $400 million machine will become flagship
ASML which makes the other chip-making gear that chipmakers depend on is rolling out a new prototype machine which it hopes will be its new flagship.
We are going to save the planet
Tech’s biggest names are teaming up with boffins to develop energy-optimised machine-learning and quantum-computing systems under the MIT AI Hardware Programme.
But it is still on the drawing board
Intel has placed the first order with ASML for an advanced chipmaking machine that is still on the drawing board and won't be delivered for years.
Better than expected fourth quarter
ASML forecast sales growth of 20 percent in 2022 despite a fire this month at its Berlin plant as the supplier to chipmakers on Wednesday reported better than expected fourth quarter profit.
Could make matters worse
ASML reported a fire at its factory in Berlin, Germany and while no one was hurt and the fire was put out there are fears that the incident could exacerbate the current global computer chip shortage.
Huge profits strong demand
ASML, which makes most of the world’s chip making equipment, has reported better profits than the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street predicted.
Profits up 38 percent
Dutch supplier of computer chip making gear, ASML, said that its 2021 sales outlook has shot up by 40 percent amid the global computer chip shortage.